May 2017

What Are Libertarians? (Editorial)

Editorial by Sean Brown


A lot of confusion surrounds the name “libertarian”, and often thrown around are derogatory smears such as that we hate the poor, love big corporations, hate public services, hate prosperity, are greedy rich white guys, or that we are just crazy pot-smoking hippies out of touch with reality.

The truth is, those who make those accusations are the ones who are out of touch with reality, or have simply not bothered to learn about the philosophy. Their minds are closed.

In fact, if you look closely, you will notice that some of these accusations contradict each other. If we are pot-smoking hippies, how can we be greedy rich white guys too? How can we love corporations? How can we hate the poor?

Not all of them contradict, of course -- but those remaining accusations are easily dispelled.

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Delaware County LP Petition Drive on May 16!

The Delaware County Libertarian Committee is in need of help from volunteers to collect signatures (2,000) for our countywide slate: Matt Wallace for Sheriff, Edward Clifford and Thomas Carey for County Council and others. Please sacrifice a day for Liberty or a few hours on Primary Day 5/16. Volunteers need not be from Delaware County to help! For more info on how to help this day or another, please contact Vice Chairman Dale Kerns This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

-Dale Kerns (US Senate Candidate 2018)